Bug #21676 select * from information_schema.files crashes server
Submitted: 16 Aug 2006 18:27 Modified: 13 Sep 2006 17:38
Reporter: Markus Popp Email Updates:
Status: Closed Impact on me:
None 
Category:MySQL Server Severity:S2 (Serious)
Version:5.1.12bk OS:Linux (SuSE Linux 10.1 (AMD64))
Assigned to: Sergey Glukhov CPU Architecture:Any

[16 Aug 2006 18:27] Markus Popp
Description:
The command select * from information_schema.files causes server crash.

How to repeat:
suse:/MySQL_51/mysql # mysql -P 3307
Enter password:
Welcome to the MySQL monitor.  Commands end with ; or \g.
Your MySQL connection id is 2 to server version: 5.1.12-beta-log

Type 'help;' or '\h' for help. Type '\c' to clear the buffer.

mysql> select * from information_schema.files;
ERROR 2013 (HY000): Lost connection to MySQL server during query
mysql>
[16 Aug 2006 18:39] Miguel Solorzano
Thank you for the bug report. Also happens on Suse 32-bits.

Welcome to the MySQL monitor.  Commands end with ; or \g.
Your MySQL connection id is 2 to server version: 5.1.12-beta-debug

Type 'help;' or '\h' for help. Type '\c' to clear the buffer.

mysql> select * from information_schema.files;
ERROR 2013 (HY000): Lost connection to MySQL server during query
mysql>
[24 Aug 2006 8:41] Bugs System
A patch for this bug has been committed. After review, it may
be pushed to the relevant source trees for release in the next
version. You can access the patch from:

  http://lists.mysql.com/commits/10814

ChangeSet@1.2282, 2006-08-24 13:58:03+05:00, gluh@mysql.com +1 -0
  bug#21676 select * from information_schema.files crashes server
  skip engine handling if engine is disabled
[30 Aug 2006 8:25] Bugs System
A patch for this bug has been committed. After review, it may
be pushed to the relevant source trees for release in the next
version. You can access the patch from:

  http://lists.mysql.com/commits/11057

ChangeSet@1.2285, 2006-08-30 13:42:31+05:00, gluh@mysql.com +1 -0
  bug#21676 select * from information_schema.files crashes server
  skip engine handling if engine is disabled
[13 Sep 2006 6:49] Sergey Glukhov
fixed in 5.1.12-beta
[13 Sep 2006 17:38] Paul Dubois
Noted in 5.1.12 changelog.